All that is needed is a piece of half inch hardware cloth
(wire screen) and a qualified chimney expert to install it properly.
Instead use materials like steel wool, hardware cloth
, cement or metal sheeting.
Although not traditional, we chose to use green vinyl-coated hardware cloth
to construct our basket simply because we had some small pieces of it on hand, but plain galvanized hardware cloth
would work just as well.
The inside of the front panel of the box should be roughed up, or have hardware cloth
attached, to aid the young in leaving the box.
I then wrapped the chicken run with chicken wire and added 1/4-inch hardware cloth
to the bottom 12 inches to provide extra protection against predators.
remove and dispose of all existing shingles remove roof vents and replace decking at hole locations repair up to 100 sf of additional decking cut ridge for ventilation and install hardware cloth
along entire ridge line install new 30# felt or synthetic felt install 29 gauge tuff rib metal roofing with ridge vents (county to choose color prior toinstallation) install all proper flashings, ridges, and gable rakes all work shall be guaranteed to the satisfaction of the building inspector
Resting atop the squares is a 14-inch square piece of hardware cloth
with 1/4" holes.
If rabbits or voles have been a problem, use quarter-inch mesh hardware cloth
(wire), and form cylinders of the wire around tree stems.
Sheet metal guards on post tops helped, and some farmers covered the lower side of their cribs with hardware cloth
to further deter the pesky little beasties, but some would always find their way in.
Cut the top end out of the barrel, leaving about a 2 inch lip all the way around to support for our hardware cloth
is ideal for creating the basic structure of walls and planters, similar to the rebar used in concrete work or the two-by-fours used when framing a house.
The hole can be covered with hardware cloth
and then sprayed with insulation foam.